Access to anti-money laundering information by tax authorities

15-11-2016

To tackle tax avoidance and evasion problems brought into the spotlight by the media (such as the Panama Papers) and in order to improve tax transparency, the European Commission has proposed to enable tax authorities in the EU to have access to national anti-money-laundering information.

To tackle tax avoidance and evasion problems brought into the spotlight by the media (such as the Panama Papers) and in order to improve tax transparency, the European Commission has proposed to enable tax authorities in the EU to have access to national anti-money-laundering information.